Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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Irish moss

The dried and bleached plants of two red algae, Chrondrus crispus and Gigartina mamillosa, used to some extent in the production of MARBLING SIZE .

See also: CARRAGHEEN MOSS . (217 )




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